International News

Obama chooses Chicago for library

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 06:54
President Obama's foundation makes it official: library and presidential center will be on Chicago's South Side.

Uni will still invest in fossil fuels

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 06:47
Edinburgh University says it will continue investing in companies that produce fossil fuels, but it will work with firms to reduce their emissions.

Farmer rejects £2m from house builder

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 06:38
A Sussex farmer turns down an offer of more than £2m for his land from developers seeking to create a new town with 10,000 homes.

VIDEO: The 'trust' issue: Pietersen, Strauss and England

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 06:17
England's new director of cricket, Andrew Strauss, has confirmed that Kevin Pietersen will not be selected to play in this summer's series against Australia.

Bale agent talks too much - Ancelotti

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 06:14
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti tells Gareth Bale's agent to "stay quiet" after saying the Welshman was not being passed to.

Celebrations - along with shock - as Twitter reacts to Zimmerman shooting

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 06:13
Anger and joking online after George Zimmerman is injured

EE tops consumer telecoms complaints

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:57
EE is named as the most complained-about phone and broadband provider.

Farage hints at Labour by-election

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:49
Nigel Farage suggests he could contest a by-election in a Labour-held seat after deciding to stay on as UKIP leader.

BMW-Mini worker admits £6m fraud

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:48
A former BMW-Mini worker who siphoned off almost £6m from the car manufacturer admits fraud.

Seven-year-old river death boy named

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:46
A seven-year-old boy who died after falling into a river near Merthyr Tydfil on Sunday is named.

Mystery body found on cathedral land

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:40
The "mystery" remains of a Saxon child have been found buried on land next to Hereford Cathedral, archaeologists say.

Biplane death pilot 'not guilty'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:36
A Tiger Moth biplane pilot is cleared of causing a crash which killed his passenger.

Katy Watson: How inequality limits reproductive rights

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:31
The BBC's Katy Watson reports on how inequality affects women's reproductive rights in Latin America.

VIDEO: A top five of political comebacks

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:12
How Iain Duncan Smith, Winston Churchill, Peter Mandelson, Alex Salmond and Nigel Farage returned to politics.

History repeats on Strauss & England

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 05:10
Six years after riding to England's rescue, Andrew Strauss dons his flak jacket anew to douse another Kevin Pietersen firestorm.

VIDEO: Why El Nino might cause 'substantial weather'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 04:57
Forecasters say that the weather pattern known as El Nino has been forming and could cause a "substantial weather event".

Corfu deaths 'unlawful killings'

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 04:51
The coroner at an inquest into the death of two children from carbon monoxide poisoning in Corfu says conclusion must be unlawful killing.

Jamie's website hacked a third time

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 04:44
The website of British TV chef, Jamie Oliver has been hit for a third time by malware that potentially infects users' computers

Hazard wins Football Writers' award

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 04:37
Chelsea's Eden Hazard beats Harry Kane and John Terry to win the Football Writers' Association's player of the year award.

Housing estate makes Turner shortlist

BBC - Tue, 2015-05-12 04:37
A housing estate in Toxteth and an opera inspired by the violence of cartoons are among the works shortlisted for 2015's Turner Prize.